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Design Council present Design Skills Award at Creative & Cultural Skills Awards

From a young apprentice who has helped create sets seen by thousands at the National Theatre to a pioneering charity helping young people find work in the creative industries, the 2018 Creative & Cultural Skills Awards shortlist is announced today (10 Apr).

New research finds design skills are vital to UK productivity but businesses face a growing skills gap

Design Council today (6 Dec) launched their comprehensive report ‘Designing a Future Economy: Developing design skills for productivity and innovation’. The research is the first-time design skills have been captured and measured against economic performance to understand their entire contribution to the UK economy.